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Minimally Invasive and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

Our Minimally Invasive Surgery team specializes in the surgical treatment of gastrointestinal and abdominal wall disease. Our skilled surgeons have particular expertise in the foregut — a part of the body that consists of the esophagus (the tube connecting your mouth to your stomach), stomach and upper small intestines.  Utilizing the world’s most advanced minimally invasive and robotic surgery techniques, our surgeons perform safe and precise procedures with small incisions, leading to quicker recovery times, less scarring, shorter hospital stays and reduced blood loss for patients.

Specific MIS services offered by USF Health surgeons include: 
  • Hiatal hernia repair
  • Cancer surgery
  • Cholecystectomy (gall bladder)
  • Colon surgery
  • Endovascular surgery (aneurysm repair)
  • Cholecystectomy (gall bladder)
  • Gastric bypass (bariatric surgery)
  • Heart surgery
  • Splenectomy